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E3 2016: Fight the Internet in Quantic Dream's Fahrenheit on PS4 Next Month

Fight the Internet in Quantic Dream's Fahrenheit on PS4 Next Month

Coming 18th July

Detroit: Become Human isn't expected to release until next year following the lack of a release date at E3 2016, but we'll still get our hands on some Quantic Dream action before 2017 in the form of a remaster of the PlayStation 2 title Fahrenheit - otherwise known as Indigo Prophecy to American readers. The game will receive a...

News: PS2 Platformer Psychonauts Is Out on PS4 Now

PS2 Platformer Psychonauts Is Out on PS4 Now

Well, in North America

PlayStation 2 platformer Psychonauts is getting a sequel as well as a PlayStation VR spin-off, but you may be wondering what this series is all about. The original's a bit of a cult classic, launching to muted sales but real critical acclaim, and now it's getting another shot at success on the PlayStation 4, courtesy of...

News: Japan Votes for PlayStation's Most Memorable Games

Japan Votes for PlayStation's Most Memorable Games

Long in the memory

Famitsu, the famous Japanese gaming magazine, is celebrating its 30th anniversary – and it's asked readers to vote for their most memorable games per console as a consequence. A whopping 2,921 people responded, with the rules stating that participants could only pen one title per platform. We've included the top ten titles for...

Video: Has Manhunt Come Dressed to Kill on PS4?

Has Manhunt Come Dressed to Kill on PS4?

Making a murderer

One of the most controversial games of the PlayStation 2 era slipped a noose around the neck of the PlayStation 4 recently, and we figured that it was worth checking out. Manhunt is the latest title to be spruced up for Sony's new-gen system, with Trophies and 1080p visuals added to the very bloody broth. But is it worth...

News: PS4 Reveals Its Primal Side with Upcoming PS2 Classic

PS4 Reveals Its Primal Side with Upcoming PS2 Classic

Tate re-modern

Guerrilla Cambridge's somewhat forgotten PlayStation 2 action title Primal will flash its pointed teeth at the PlayStation 4 next week, as the 2003 action title is set to join the platform holder's selection of ported classics. You can expect full Trophy support and 1080p presentation in this re-visited release, which is due out as...

News: Sony Santa Monica's Kinetica Racing to PS4

Sony Santa Monica's Kinetica Racing to PS4

Round the bend

Before the days of a certain irate god, Sony Santa Monica made a racing game called Kinetica – and it looks like it's coming to the PlayStation 4. The long forgotten PlayStation 2 title – heavily inspired by the likes of WipEout and F-Zero – has been rated for re-release on Sony's new-gen system by European classifications...

Video: Is Max Payne Still on Target on PS4?

Is Max Payne Still on Target on PS4?

Bullet time

Max Payne stealth released on the PlayStation Store as a refreshed PlayStation 2 title for the PlayStation 4 recently, so we figured that we'd take it for a spin to see how it holds up. You can watch us play through an hour or so via the video embedded above, and remember to subscribe to our YouTube channel for much more content like...

Site News: Push Square Readers Select the 64 Greatest PlayStation Games of All Time

Push Square Readers Select the 64 Greatest PlayStation Games of All Time

And it's a strong list

Several months of perfectly planned polls coordinated by Push Square reader themcnoisy have brought us to this point: the 64 greatest PlayStation games ever made – according to you, the readers. For those of you that haven't been keeping tabs on the enormous thread in our forum, members have been voting for their favourite...

Video: Does Bully Still Rule the School on PS4?

Does Bully Still Rule the School on PS4?

We don't need no education

Rockstar stealth released Bully, the legendary PlayStation 2 boarding school simulator, on the PlayStation 4 this week – and we've squeezed into our old uniform in order to put it through its paces. This port packs upgraded visuals and full Trophy support – but beware: the controls haven't exactly aged gracefully.

News: This Custom Crash Bandicoot PS2 Is Pretty Incredible

This Custom Crash Bandicoot PS2 Is Pretty Incredible

Aku Aku approves

We've laid our eyes on many a customised console over the years, but every now and again, you spy a machine that really goes above and beyond what you expect. With mod jobs being a hot topic these days, we're always on the lookout for some cool designs, and we reckon that this Crash Bandicoot inspired PlayStation 2 is absolutely...

News: Tons More Classic PS2 Games Rated for PS4

Tons More Classic PS2 Games Rated for PS4

Wild Arms! Siren! Primal!

There's some discontent with Sony's decision to charge for PlayStation 2 titles on the PlayStation 4, but personally we're loving the Trophy enhanced retro releases. And so we're excited to learn that several more classics have been rated by the ESRB, including sight jacking horror sim Siren and the excellent

News: Sony: We Put Time and Money into PS2 Titles on PS4

Sony: We Put Time and Money into PS2 Titles on PS4

Platform holder defends pricing

PlayStation 2 games on the PlayStation 4 have prompted the closest thing to a backlash in the PlayStation Nation for years. Sony's charging between $9.99 and $14.99 for the re-releases, but some people think that they should be free for people that either own the original DVDs or bought them on the PlayStation 3...

News: Time to Tell Sony Which PS2 Games You Want on PS4

Time to Tell Sony Which PS2 Games You Want on PS4

All of the games

Sony's proven this generation that it's really receptive to feedback, and it wants your help with its new PlayStation 2 ports initiative. Much like its 'Building the List' promotion a few years ago, it now wants to know which classics you want to play with improved presentation and Trophy support on the PlayStation 4 – and all...